Authors Instructions

Camera-ready upload, copyright form, and author registration must be completed by: September 15, 2020

1) Format the final version of your paper 

Please read the reviews and follow the reviewers’ recommendations for revising your final paper. To guarantee good quality proceedings contents, your paper must comply with the 4th Conference on Cloud and Internet of Things 2020 paper specifications. 

The MS Word template can be obtained at

Latex templates can be obtained at
Bibliography files can be obtained at
When working in Overleaf, the template is available at

In particular, this means: 

Paper length is limited to 8 double column pages. 
Use two-columns IEEE Conference Proceedings style in a 10-point-font, US letter page 
Latex users must follow the conference_101719.tex example included in the Latex template. You must also use the following command \documentclass[10pt,conference]{ IEEEtran}. Moreover, use IEEEtran.bst included in the Bibliography file as reference style. 

(Note: with IEEE conferences, the author affiliation is listed under the author’s name, unlike IEEE transactions) 

– PDF format only is accepted 
– Do NOT use page numbers, headers, or footers on your manuscript 
– Do NOT apply security settings to your PDF file 
– Do NOT include hyperlinks in the document (e.g., clickable web site addresses in the references) 

2) Generate Xplore-compatible PDF format paper 

IEEE is very strict about the requirements for converting application files or PostScript files to full-text PDF for inclusion in IEEE Xplore. IEEE Xplore Requirements for PDF will be enforced. All conference articles submitted for inclusion in IEEE Xplore must be in Xplore-compatible PDF format. To verify/obtain your camera-ready Xplore-compatible paper, follow the instructions below: 

Log in to the IEEE PDF eXpress site (

First-time users should do the following: 

Select the “New Users – Click here” link 
Enter the following: 
50422X for the Conference ID 
Your email address 
A password 
Continue to enter information as prompted 
An Online confirmation will be displayed and an email confirmation will be sent verifying your account setup. 

Previous users of PDF eXpress need to follow the above steps, but should enter the same password that was used for previous conferences. Verify that your contact information is valid. 

After executing all steps, you will obtain an Xplore-compatible PDF that must be submitted on EDAS.

3) Submit PDF on EDAS

Submit your Xplore-compatible PDF on EDAS. After submission, verify if there are problems reported in the property Final manuscript just after the document (PDF). If so, please fix the problems and return to step 2).

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  • Important dates

    • Paper Submission Due
      July 12, 2020 (Extended)
    • Paper Review Feedback
      August 15, 2020
    • Final Papers Due
      September 15, 2020
    • Conference Date
      October 07 - 09, 2020
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